| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:11 AM
As the economy improves and the unemployment rate in the Orlando metropolitan area keeps dropping, a question that often comes up in good times is making a comeback, Mary Hurley noted.
Should you rent when you could buy?
Area residents in apartment...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:21 PM
State Sen. David Simmons this week encouraged commercial real-estate brokers to embrace a water-quality initiative on November's ballot.
The Altamonte Springs Republican briefed members of a commercial real-estate association on Wednesday about Amendment...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 9:56 AM
A new Trader Joe's distribution center planned for Daytona Beach is expected to receive about $6.6 million in economic incentives from governments and private entities.
Volusia County agreed to contribute $4.67 million of incentives for a warehouse that...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Orlando remains one of the nation's more affordable housing markets, but the pinch of rising home prices on incomes is evident in a new study released Thursday.
Orlando-area home buyers in May spent 17 to 20 percent of their earnings on house payments,...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The buying spree has continued for Jim Gissy, longtime right-hand man for time-share magnate David Siegel.
The vice president of sales and marketing at Westgate Resorts recently purchased the Golden Eagle Village shopping center at 2430 U.S. Highway...
| Sep 18, 2014
Central Florida's wealth of transplants from Northern states is a big reason that more than half of all Wawa stores to open in Florida are in the Orlando area.
"There's a balance of customers that knew the brand, and they certainly like the taste of...
| Sep 15, 2014
Tavistock Development Co., affiliated with the owners of Isleworth and Lake Nona, sold its ground-floor retail space at The Grove commercial center in Windermere to shopping-center developer Equity One Inc.
The New York-based Equity One bought the...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Home prices in the core Orlando market took a seasonal dip in August, dropping from a midpoint of $170,950 in July to $165,000 last month, according to a report released Monday by the Orlando Regional Realtor Association.
Prices typically soften after...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 3:54 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through Sunday.
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, I have loads of savings on fun things to do, and dining deals, too, so you can keep on saving right through...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:52 AM
It's Freebie Friday magically morphs into Shopping Saturday! I've put together a coupon-friendly edition of pre-Black Friday deals so you can get a head start on holiday shopping without the hassle of standing in line on Thanksgiving or Black Friday. I've...